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Cottage on a Private Island Where the Deer Eat Out of Your Hands!!

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View of Herron Island from ferry dock

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Last updated: 03/17/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

2 bedrooms, 1 full bathroom, sleeps 4 people (county regulations)

Romantic, newly remodeled water view cottage with gourmet kitchen; cozy, has a wood burning fireplace, Direct TV, and two sliding glass doors that open to the front deck--beautiful western view of Puget Sound, watch the sunset while eating dinner outside; master bedroom has queen size bed, sliding glass door to back porch, park-like view of large, open yard where deer gather; 2nd bedroom has double bed; county regulations and septic capacity prohibit more than 4 guests. Includes washer/dryer use, small deck in back. Perfect for that romantic Get Away for the Holidays!!! get away or writer's retreat!


Fall and Winter are great times to visit Herron Island: This is a peaceful time on the Island, after the summer holiday crowds have left. You can witness the deer rutting rituals from your deck, enjoy the solitude, away from the hustle and bustle of city life. The color change of the trees and bushes can be seen as you stroll down the country roads and also can be viewed on the surrounding islands and mainland. Ideal for that perfect get away or writer's retreat. Great for the Holidays!

Spring and Summer are perfect for outdoor activities, beach combing and long strolls; beautiful sunsets from the front deck.

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Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/17/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 800 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • Includes dresser, bedside table, portable heater and fan in master bedroom Dresser and bedside table in 2nd bedroom...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Basic firewood is provided. Additional firewood may be purchased. One bucket of deer food is provided. Additional deer food may be purchased. Maximum of four guests. No pets due to proximity of wildlife....moreless

Entertainment

  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Playground

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Beach Chairs
  • Courtyard
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck
 

Reviews

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My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$100

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Location

59 Miles
Nearest Airport
Sea-Tac
6.8 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Home Port Bar and Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Herron Island Ferry
19 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 16 at Purdy
0.3 Miles
Nearest Beach
South Beach, Herron Island

Herron Island is called 'The Jewel of S. Puget Sound'. It is a perfect getaway on a peaceful, private island and is only a 10 minute ferry ride from the Key Peninsula dock in Lakebay. The Island is small and can be easily navigated around by canoe or kayak. There are 7 miles of tree-lined country roads to walk or drive while enjoying views of the Olympic Cascades, Hartstine Island and Olympia. There are 2 community beaches and parks. Day trips can include Gig Harbor, Tacoma, Seattle and Port Townsend. Many other small towns and State parks are close by.

Other Activities: kayaking, canoeing,crabbing, clamming, feeding deer

 

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Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/17/2017

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Photos

  • View of Herron Island from ferry dock

    View of Herron Island from ferry dock

  • New kitchen!

    New kitchen!

  • Island's Ferry--a 10 minute ride

    Island's Ferry--a 10 minute ride

  • View from kitchen

    View from kitchen

  • 2nd Bedroom

    2nd Bedroom

  • Deer path

    Deer path

  • Deer path

    Deer path

  • Lazy Days

    Lazy Days

  • Sunset from the front deck

    Sunset from the front deck

  • Winter view  of Herron Island from mainland ferry dock

    Winter view of Herron Island from mainland ferry dock

  • Sunset

    Sunset

  • 'Totem Lodge' cottage

    'Totem Lodge' cottage

  • Living room with wood burning fireplace

    Living room with wood burning fireplace

  • Master Bedroom with view

    Master Bedroom with view

  • MaBedroom

    MaBedroom

  • Feeding Time! (next door to cottage)

    Feeding Time! (next door to cottage)

  • Backyard

    Backyard

  • Guests feeding the deer

    Guests feeding the deer

  • Fawn born in May

    Fawn born in May

  • View of Puget Sound from deck

    View of Puget Sound from deck

  • Bald Eagle

    Bald Eagle

  • View of Olympic Cascades from North Beach

    View of Olympic Cascades from North Beach

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